Crain Mortgage Group Staff

Dedicated to Making Things Work

Daniel R. Crain

President, Owner, and Chief Underwriter


Danny Crain has been involved in FHA Multifamily Financing for most of the last 33 years, except for a stint with Fannie Mae and a longer time with the Resolution Trust Corporation, where he oversaw a $15 billion portfolio of assets from failed saving and loan institutions. He has worked exclusively in the FHA arena since 1996, first with his own firm representing an FHA lender, then as Branch Manager for GMAC Commercial Mortgage in Texas and Oklahoma (GMACCM later became Capmark, and is now Berkadia) for 10 years.

Danny started Crain Mortgage Group in 2009 and has led the company in closing over $175,000,000 in loans since 2011. Danny has worked with other lenders in helping them get tough loans closed during this period, for a total of another $100,000,000.

Throughout his career, Danny has been involved in the closing of over $1 billion in FHA loans and approximately $3 billion in multifamily loans, altogether.

Danny has an undergraduate degree from the University of Oklahoma and a Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego. He is a licensed attorney in California, Texas and Oklahoma, and a real estate broker in Texas and Oklahoma.



Jeffrey R. Bull

Senior Vice President

Jeff has over 25 years of commercial mortgage experience, with a heavy focus on FHA/GNMA financing. Throughout his career, Jeff has worked for USGI, Inc. and Johnson Capital Huntoon Hastings, Inc. in various capacities. At USGI, he oversaw the entire Loan Servicing Operation including; Loan Administration, Servicing Accounting, Investments and Information Systems departments for a diverse $10 billion portfolio comprised mainly of FHA/GNMA loans but also included FNMA, FHLMC, CMBS and Conventional type loans. At Johnson Capital Huntoon Hastings, Jeff had a similar role that was expanded to also include; closing, warehousing, construction loan administration, GNMA trades, GNMA security issuance, GNMA reporting and GNMA compliance.

Jeff was instrumental in helping Johnson Capital obtain and maintain their GNMA issuer license and building their FHA/GNMA platform from the ground up. He has issued over $750 million of GNMA securities for Johnson Capital.

Jeff holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Connecticut State University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Connecticut.

Jeff works out of the Crain Mortgage Group Connecticut office:

55 Greens Farms Road, Ste 200-03  Westport, CT 06880
tel: 203.557.5534    cell: 203.814.7275
Carol Crain

Carol Crain

Executive Vice President and Owner

Anne Turano

Anne Turano

Loan Processor

Colin Crain, JD

Colin Crain, JD

Loan Processor